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Pain in my leg

jason69jason69 Posts: 1Member Listener
edited April 23 in Dealing with chronic pain
Hi all I am new on this website I am all most 50 and have lost my left leg below the knee and my right leg is not good as it swells up and is very painful all the time 

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  • Ami2301Ami2301 Posts: 5,271Community champion Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @jason69 welcome to the community! Sorry to hear you are in pain all the time. You might like to check out our dealing with chronic pain message board as many members of our community suffer with chronic pain and I'm sure they will be happy to support you! If there is anything we can help you with then please do let us know!
    You're a fighter. Look at everything you've overcome. Don't give up now!
  • thespicemanthespiceman Posts: 4,649Community champion Disability Gamechanger

    Hello @jason69 ;  Pleased to meet you welcome.

    Thank you for joining and sharing.

    Sorry to hear your in pain. Have you contacted your Doctor for further support and advice, guidance.

    Something to consider.

    I am one of the team of community champions who guide, advise and help new members who join the forum.

    You have come to the right place for information, support.

    Please have a look around our website. We are friendly, care and share.

    Please ask if we can help with anything. Some one will know from our team or a member of our community.

    Please take care.

    @thespiceman

  • janer1967janer1967 Posts: 134Member Pioneering
    Hi Jason
    I am also a below knee amputee and know exactly what you are going through. I lost my leg 18 months ago aged 49 due to sepsis and I have severe neuropothy in my other leg so find it hard to use my prosthetic leg as I have no feeling in my other leg and I also only have vision in one eye which affects balance . 
    Hope you are getting support it's really is life changing 

  • Adrian_ScopeAdrian_Scope Posts: 2,954Administrator Scope community team
    Great to have you with us @jason69, welcome to the community.
    Senior Online Community Officer
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